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I CALLED HIM MORGAN

Jun 16- 22

Rated NR

1 Hour 29 Minutes

On a snowy night in February 1972, celebrated jazz musician Lee Morgan was shot dead by his wife Helen during a gig at a club in New York City. The murder sent shockwaves through the jazz community, and the memory of the event still haunts those who knew the Morgans. This documentary by Swedish filmmaker Kasper Collin (My Name Is Albert Ayler) is a love letter to two unique personalities and the music that brought them together. A film about love, jazz and America with cinematography by Bradford Young (DOP, Selma).

16-Jun 2:00pm, 7:45pm
17-Jun 2:00pm, 7:45pm
18-Jun Not Shown
19-Jun Theater Closed
20-Jun 2:00pm Only
21-Jun 2:00pm, 8:00pm
22-Jun 2:00pm, 8:00pm

 

 

This is not a lurid true-crime tale of jealousy and drug addiction, but a delicate human drama about love, ambition and the glories of music.” -New York Times

Using a dazzling blend of cinematic tools, aural as well as visual, Collin recreates both individual lives and an entire world.” -Los Angeles Times

I Called Him Morgan evokes times and places, and the sorrows and joys of the jazz life in those times and places, with real integrity.” -RogerEbert.com